• Cristiano Ronaldo deserves to win Ballon d’Or – Cannavaro

    Cristiano Ronaldo deserves to win Ballon d’Or – Cannavaro

    Former Italy and Real Madrid legend Fabio Cannavaro has backed Cristiano Ronaldo to win the Ballon d’Or.

    Cannavaro is the only defender to ever win the prestigious Ballon d’Or when he picked up the award in 2006 ahead of Thierry Henry and Gianluigi Buffon.

    Ronaldo, 31, is the favourite to land the crown this time out, having taken Madrid to Champions League glory and also winning the European Championship with Portugal in July.

    With 51 goals in all competitions for Madrid last season, […]